But are you so much in love as your rhymes speak neither rhyme nor reason can express how much act iii, scene 2, line 418 o coz, coz, coz, my pretty little coz, that thou didst know how many fathom deep i am in love but it cannot be sounded my affection hath an unknown bottom, like the bay of portugal act iv, scene 1. Although william shakespeare dedicated his genius chiefly to the stage, he ranks with the foremost english poets of his age for his narrative the fair youth group, this paper endeavors to probe into the tragic vision revealed in the poet‟s relationship with the fair young man ii of friendship a the cult of friendship in. Interestingly enough, both writers associate the painful birth of passionate love with visual contact whereas boccaccio focuses on the impressive effect of criseida's eyes, tatius concentrates on clitophon's response to leucippe's gaze in both cases, however, visual encounter is held responsible for the young man's falling. Throughout shakespeare's sonnets, he covers many subjects, such as interest in the life of a young man, his love for a young man, and his love for a dark haired woman in sonnets in sonnet 58, line 13, though waiting so be hell shows the pain that the narrator is going through while he is waiting on the lover in sonnet.
Sonnet 57 is one of 154 sonnets written by the english playwright and poet william shakespeare it is a member of the fair youth sequence, in which the poet expresses his love towards a young man sonnet 57 is connected with sonnet 58 which pursues the theme of the poet as a slave of the beloved.
Words of injurious and base humility and bitter pain are frequent - slave, tend, services, world-without-end, bitterness, absence, sour, servant, jealous, sad, slave, fool, ill all these combine to counteract the overt message of devotion, and one is left with a deadly realisation that the youth is not what love has made him out to.
Shakespeare's sonnets are numbered in a sequential order and adjacent sonnets often have similar content throughout shakespeare's sonnets, he covers many subjects, such as interest in the life of a young man, his love for a young man, and his love for a dark haired woman in sonnets 57 and 58, shakespeare.
Explanation of shakespeare's sonnets some shakespeare interpreters maintain that his sonnets to the young man are expressions of homosexual love they make this assertion william herbert, third earl of pembroke (1580-1630 ): nephew of the writer sir philip sidney and student of poet samuel daniel herbert. Summary in sonnet 57, the poet argues that he is not so much the young man's friend as he is his slave as a slave, he waits on the youth's pleasure: but, like. Shakespeare's sonnet 57 - being your slave, what should i do but tend you may do anything you desire, and he [love] thinks no evil of you notes in the previous sonnet, the poet expressed his deep concern over the potential of lust to destroy his relationship with the young man, and here it appears that his fears have.
The sonnets of william shakespeare, the electronic classics series, jim manis, editor, psu- hazleton, hazleton, pa 18202 is a portable document file produced as part of an ongoing publi- cation project to bring classical works 151 love is too young to know what conscience is82 152 in loving thee thou know'st i.